**Mathematical Relativity**

by José Natário

**Publisher**: arXiv 2020**Number of pages**: 161

**Description**:

These are lecture notes written for a one-semester course in mathematical relativity aimed at mathematics and physics students. Not meant as an introduction to general relativity, but rather as a complementary, more advanced text.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(1.1MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Gravitational Waves and Black Holes: an Introduction to General Relativity**

by

**J.W. van Holten**-

**arXiv**

General relativity is outlined as the classical field theory of gravity, emphasizing physical phenomena rather than mathematical formalism. Dynamical solutions representing traveling waves and stationary fields of black holes are discussed.

(

**12773**views)

**An Introduction to the Theory of Rotating Relativistic Stars**

by

**Eric Gourgoulhon**-

**arXiv**

These notes introduce the theory of rotating stars in general relativity. The focus is on the theoretical foundations, with a detailed discussion of the spacetime symmetries, the choice of coordinates and the derivation of the equations of structure.

(

**12361**views)

**Gravitational Waves**

by

**Alessandra Buonanno**-

**arXiv**

Gravitational-wave (GW) science has entered a new era. Theoretically, the last years have been characterized by numerous major advances. These lectures are envisioned to be an introductory, basic course in gravitational-wave physics.

(

**11755**views)

**Post-Newtonian Theory for the Common Reader**

by

**Eric Poisson**-

**University of Guelph**

From the table of contents: Preliminaries; Integration techniques; First post-Minkowskian approximation; Second post-Minkowskian approximation; Equations of motion; Gravitational waves; Energy radiated and radiation reaction.

(

**10309**views)